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PBS
Dec 4, 2013 12:00am PST
passed. they're moving the needle on the environment. this thing is very similar. >> rose: on both of of those issues you were on their side. on gay rights and the environment. >> still am. >> rose: we conclude with guillermo del toro, the mexican filmmaker and author. >> i think that the way to understand the universe is by sort of codifying hit in the dichotomy of angels and demons. you can call them monsters, superheroes, whatever it is but we have to mythologize the universe in order to apprehend it. because if you don't -- it's like digesting concepts that are so large, so super or supra human that you need mythology to understand it. >> rose: stanley druckenmiller and guillermo del toro when we continue. captioning sponsored by rose communications from our studios in new york city, this is charlie rose. >> almost one in every four children in the united states of america lives in a state of poverty. that's an outrage. one way to think about it: of the top 35 industrial countries in the world, we have the second highest poverty rate. >> rose: stan drugen miller is here. for 30
Bloomberg
Dec 4, 2013 8:00pm EST
on the environment. this thing is similar. >> on both of those issues, you are on their side. on gay rights and the environment. >> yes. i still am. i am trying to lay out a set of facts and hoping when they look at those facts, they will start to put political pressure and consider this issue as important as they do the environment and the gay rights. >> do you think you'll find more receptivity in the republican receptivity and the republican or democratic party? spoken, theyave we have asked questions for half an hour. it doesn't matter if they were at round or usc or north carolina. jeff explain.n -- runs the harlem children's zone. i have been president since its founding. >> they do what? .> good question there are 100 square yards. they take children from birth to college, prosocial antibiotics babyem, education, college, pre-k, try to get them to college. know, there is a bunch of pilot programs, some inspired by the president to try to copy that model around the country. that is what jeff does. he runs that. >> you have been his big ?upporter >> i was on his pre-board, his pre-orga
Bloomberg
Dec 5, 2013 8:00pm EST
was born. >> he grows up in a kind of environment without that kind of safety net. do? does it it seems to have given him the strength. that pattern, we see that again and again and again among people. >> do you think that is a majority? >> i do not. i make the same argument with dyslexia. there is an born -- minority pattern. you see a large number of successful launch vendors have dyslexia. that is not a common response -- of successful entrepreneurs have dyslexia. that is not a common response. that is not the typical response. it is fascinating to see this bimodal response to what we would consider just to be a setback. >> do you think that -- i mean, it is often said that some large comediansercentage of come to comedy out of pain. >> you know it is funny, i was just reading the new biography of johnny carson. it talks about, the fascinating thing where his mother, who was the most emotionally withholding, cold, and what was johnny carson? he was so tuned to the emotions of his audience. it comes from his mother! you grow up was somebody who is a blank wall. you have to pick up on
PBS
Dec 5, 2013 12:00am PST
grows up in an environment without that kind of safety net. and what does it do? it seems to have given him a kind of strength. you see that pattern again and again and again. >> rose: do you think that's the majority patern? >> no, i don't. i make the same argument with dyslexia where there's a minority pattern where you see a very large number of successful entrepreneurs have dyslexia. that's not the common response. and if you talk to them you'll say -- they'll say i am who i am because of my dyslexia not in spite of it. nonetheless, it's fascinating to see this bimodal response to what we would ordinary consider just to be a setback. >> rose: do you think that -- it's often said that some or a large percentage or at least a majority of comedians come to comedy out of pain. >> oh, you know what's funny? i was just reading that new biography of johnny carson. he talks about -- there's a fascinating thing that talkss about carson's mother who was the most emotionally withholding cold and -- and what was johnny carson? he was someone who was so acutely tuneed to the emotions of his audi
Search Results 0 to 7 of about 8 (some duplicates have been removed)